Paramount Pictures has confirmed that is to build a theme park in the coastal Murcia region of Spain.
According to the US film production and distribution giant, the 2.5sq km complex will create 20,000 jobs, increase the number of tourists to the area by around three million each year.

In a recent statement, Paramount said it "will not be an investor in the project but will licence intellectual property from its vast library of films and provide conceptual master planning and design for the project".